Gresford Architects

The Old Water Tower

The Old Water Tower is a new four bedroom certified ‘Passivhaus’ family home in West Berkshire. The house is conceived as a modern interpretation of the timber framed barns of the area, that when seen from the distance reads as a simple, traditional, agricultural building. On closer inspection it reveals itself as a crisply designed, carefully made, contemporary interpretation of the historic buildings it draws inspiration from.

Coverage Includes:



Grand Designs

AJ Specification

Homebuilding & Renovating

Build It

Selfbuild & Design


Shortlisted, RIBA Awards 2016

Commended, RICS Awards 2016

Shortlisted, Passivhaus Awards 2016

Shortlisted, Sunday Times British Homes Awards 2016

Shortlisted, Structural Timber Awards 2016

Images © Quintin Lake


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